NGC 2392  -  Eskimo Nebula

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Object data of NGC2392

Object type: Planetary Nebula
Size: 0.5'
Magnitude: 9.9 mag
Constellation: Gem
Distance: 6,500 Ly
Notes: NGC 2392, also known as the Eskimo Nebula, is a bright bipolar planetary nebula in a distance of 6,500 light-years.

Exposure data

Date: 2020-04-09 + 2020-04-10 + 2020-04-17
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1120mm)
Camera: QSI 660wsg-8 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: L 40x15s / R 20x30s / G 20x30s / B 20x30s
Exposure time total: 40min
Notes: Bright moon and bad transparency